Richard Leavitt Dead at 10:25 A.M.

Richard Leavitt has been pronounced dead in Idaho at 10:25 a.m. actually has a very well done Storify on the execution coverage, which you can check out here.

Leavitt declined to make a last statement. From The Spokesman-Review:

Four media witnesses who observed the execution described it as quiet and precise. “They appeared to be able to insert the IVs in both arms on the first attempt,” said AP reporter Rebecca Boone. KBOI-TV reporter Scott Logan said, “He was asked if he wanted to make a final statement. He just shook his head.” Added Logan, “I was struck by the military precision with which the escort team brought him into the chamber and the way it was carried out. I didn’t see anything to suggest any problems.”

Leavitt’s final meal was baked chicken, french fries and milk.

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